A 50-year-old cable operator from Ulhasnagar in the district was allegedly shot dead by two unidentified persons on Friday, police said.
According to a police spokesperson, the victim Sachyanand Karira was sitting in his shop at around 4 PM when two persons walked in and shot him from a close range. The bullet hit him in the abdomen and he died on his way to the hospital.
The shooting was captured on CCTV.
A case of murder has been registered against unidentified people under section 302 of IPC and a search is on for the duo, police added.